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The debutante couples dance on the stage during the 15th Semper Opera Ball in the Semper opera house in Dresden, Germany.

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Rylie Keefe performs in the Youth America Grand Prix North America Regional Semi-Finals at Dominican University Performing Arts Center in River Forest, Ill.. Since its founding 21 years ago, Youth America Grand Prix has become the largest student scholarship competition in the world. The Final Round will take place in New York in April.

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Debutante couples dance on the stage in the Semper Opera House during the dress rehearsal for the 15th Semperopernball in Dresden, Germany. This year's motto of the ball is "Fairytale rushing - Dresden rejoices".

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Bharatanatyam dancer Aranyani Bhargav, carrying her nine-month-old child, shows her finger marked with indelible ink after casting vote during the Delhi Assembly elections at Nirman Bhawan polling station, in New Delhi.

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Artists from Mexico perform during 9th Amritsar International Folk Festival, in Amritsar.

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Chaeyon Kang from Korea performs on stage during the first day of the 48th Prix de Lausanne at the 2m2c Montreux Music & Convention Centre, in Montreux, Switzerland.

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Katelyn Yang from the United States performs on stage during the first day of the 48th Prix de Lausanne at the 2m2c Montreux Music & Convention Centre, in Montreux, Switzerland. Launched in 1973, the Prix de Lausanne is an international dance competition for young dancers aged 15 to 18. Closing the six-day event, scholarships granting free tuition in a world-renowned dance school or dance company will be awarded to the best dancers out of 81 participants this year.

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Students perform traditional 'Rouf' dance during the 71st Republic Day function at Sher-e-Kashmir Stadium, in Srinagar

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An artist performs as Pope Francis meets children assisted by Santa Marta dispensary during an audience at the Paul VI Hall, at the Vatican.

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Students of military schools rest after dancing during an annual ball in Moscow, Russia. More than 1,000 students from military schools travelled from all over Russia to Moscow to take part in the ball.

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National Ballet of Cuba dancers perform the Nutcracker snow scene during the inauguration of the Havana Film Festival at the Karl Marx Theater in Havana, Cuba.

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Indonesian artists perform during Konark Dance Festival in Konark.

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Artists perform Mohiniattam dance during Konark Dance Festival in Konark.

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Dancers from Srjan, an Odishi dance school, perform on the inaugural day of Konark Dance Festival at Konark in Puri.

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Indian students dance as part of a "Save girl, Educate girl" initiative and an attempt for a world record, at a school in Ahmedabad, India. More than Six thousand students of a school participated in the group dance, according to a press release.

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Taylor Swift, left, winner of the artist of the year award, and Shania Twain are seen at the conclusion of the American Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

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Artists perform at the end of the first day of the 1st pink-ball day/night cricket test match between India and Bangladesh, at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

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Artists and students of Nrityakosh, school for the classic and contemporary belly dance performs the Papusza, the rise and fall of great Romani poet, in Bengaluru.

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Artists and students of Nrityakosh, school for the classic and contemporary belly dance performs the Papusza, the rise and fall of great Romani poet, in Bengaluru.

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BJP workers dance during at the party's "Jashn-e-Kashmir" function, in Srinagar

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An evening in Paris is kinda incomplete without appreciating up-close those high-kicking cancan dancers in flesh-exposing ostrich feather costumes at Moulin Rouge. It’s a touristy tradition of 130 years, a milestone the cabaret reached this aut­umn. Enjoy the choreography and quaff your way through a bottle of champagne.

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Participants performs during an event on the first day of nine-day long Navratri festival, in Ahmedabad.

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Vice President, M. Venkaiah Naidu lights the lamp to inaugurate Shriram Bharatiya Kala Kendra’s Dance Drama ‘SHRIRAM’, in New Delhi.

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Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Madhuri Dixit present the Winner's cheque to Vishal Sonkar after the finale of a dance reality show, in Mumbai.

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Dancers preform during the Best FIFA soccer awards ceremony, in Milan's La Scala theater, northern Italy.

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Bollywood actor Salman Khan performs during the launch of Bigg Boss 13 in Mumbai.

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Wearing colorful attire practice Garba, a traditional dance of Gujarat state, ahead of festival Navratri in Ahmedabad. The festival of Navratri or nine nights will begin from Sept. 29.

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Woman wearing colorful attire practice Garba, a traditional dance of Gujarat state, ahead of festival Navratri in Ahmedabad. The festival of Navratri or nine nights will begin from Sept. 29.

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Man in colorful attire waits to practice Garba, a traditional dance of Gujarat state, ahead of festival Navratri in Ahmedabad. The festival of Navratri or nine nights will begin from Sept. 29.

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Woman wearing colorful attire practice Garba, a traditional dance of Gujarat state, ahead of festival Navratri in Ahmedabad. The festival of Navratri or nine nights will begin from Sept. 29.

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Woman wearing colorful attire practice Garba, a traditional dance of Gujarat state, ahead of festival Navratri in Ahmedabad. The festival of Navratri or nine nights will begin from Sept. 29.

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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., dances with her supporters at the Polk County Democrats Steak Fry, in Des Moines, Iowa.

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Singers Neha Kakkar, center, and Jassie Gill, second right, perform during International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Rocks, a pre-awards event of the 20th IIFA awards in Mumbai.

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Former principal scientific advisor to union government R Chidambaram felicitates classical dancer and social activist Mallika V Sarabhai, during the inauguration of National Conference on India in Space and Nuclear Energy: Achievements and Challenges', in Mumbai.

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Performers hold up cards to form a portrait of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a mass games performance titled "The Land of the People" at May Day Stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea.

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Exile Tibetan children perform a traditional dance at an event at the Tsuglakhang temple marking the 59th anniversary of the formation of the first Tibetan parliament-in-exile in Dharmsala, India. Tibetans commemorate this day as the Democracy Day.

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Kathak danseuse Padma Shri Shovana Narayan performs during unveiling The new collection Nur Jahan by Designer Asha Gautam at Triveni Auditorium in New Delhi.

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Member of the Spanish Red Passion group performs during the 50th Debrecen Flower Festival in Debrecen, Hungary.

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AUM Dance Creations dancers participate in the ceremonial lighting of the Empire State Building to celebrate India Day in New York.

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Actress and BJP MP Hema Malini performs at Radharaman temple at Vrindavan in Mathura.

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Belly dancers perform at a street party hosted by a family to celebrate the circumcision of three male relatives in the predominantly Coptic Christian Manshiyat Nasser district of Cairo, Egypt.

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North Koreans perform during a mass game performance of "The Land of the People" at the May Day Stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Koreans perform during a mass game performance of "The Land of the People" at the May Day Stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea.

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Celebrations underway at Puri for JagannathRathYatra, in Odisha.

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Youngsters practice dance steps on a road of Connaught Place's inner circle, which was closed for the vehicular traffic, in New Delhi. The New Delhi Municipal Council has decided to make the inner circle vehicle-free from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Sundays and Mondays to open up the area for pedestrians.

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Actress Aishwarya's daughter Aaradhya performs at the 25th year of Shiamak's Summer Funk dance workshop, in Mumbai.

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Artists perform during a reception after talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Far Eastern Federal University campus on Russky Island in Vladivostok, Russia. President Vladimir Putin says after talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that Pyongyang is ready to proceed toward denuclearization, but that it needs serious security guarantees to do so.

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Bollywood actors Raveena Tandon, Shilpa Shetty and choreographer Geeta Kapoor pose for a photograph during the shoot of a dance reality show, in Mumbai

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Assamese girls in traditional attire perform the Bihu dance during Suwori Tribal festival in Boko, west of Gauhati, India

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Elderly Rabha women dance during Suwori Tribal festival in Boko, west of Gauhati, India. Traditional elephant fights, elephant races, horse races, tug of war and dances mark this festival which coincides with the Assamese Rongali Bihu, or the harvest festival of the northeastern Indian state of Assam.

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People celebrate Rongali Bihu by performing a traditional Bihu dance near the banks of Brahmaputra River, in Tezpur

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Members of a Mauritius delegation perform a traditional dance during an interaction session with Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) leaders at the state office, in Patna

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Artists perform 'Naati' dance during the state-level Himachal Day function at Ridge, Shimla

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Former chief minister of Assam Tarun Gogoi with bihu dancers during the Rongali Bihu celebrations, in Guwahati.

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Artists perform Bihu dance to celebrate Rongali Bihu festival, in Tezpur,Assam.

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People celebrate Rongali Bihu by performing a traditional Bihu dance, in Dibrugarh

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Artists perform Bihu dance to celebrate Rongali Bihu festival, in Guwahati.

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We suspect Alia Bhatt has that cha­me­leon-­like quality native to some truly great peformers (Alec Guiness being the presiding deity). Take the gaggle of shutters away...Alia, soaked in her character from Kalank, truly looks like she belongs to 1940s Lahore. Those Kathak sessions with Pt Birju Maharaj glitters through.

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Turkish actors perform epic opera "Troy" on the stage of the Bolshoi Theater launching a Year of Culture of Turkey in Russia

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People perform a traditional dance during an election rally in support of Trinamool Congress candidate from Bolpur parliamentary constituency Asit Mal, at Bolpur, in Birbhum district.

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Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan performs during the dance reality show ‘Super Dancer Chapter 3’, in Mumbai.

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Artists perform Bihu dance during Rongali Bihu celebrations, in Dibrugarh.

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Artists perform as Lord Krishna and Radha during the 'Fag Mahotsav' celebration at Govind Dev Ji Temple ahead the Holi Festival, in Jaipur.

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Artists dressed as Lord Krishna and Radha during 'Phoolo ki Holi' celebrations at Sri Krishna Janamsthan temple in Mathura.

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Artists perform as a Lord Krishna and Goddess Radha during the Fag Mahotsav celebration at historical Govind Dev Ji Temple ahead the Holi Festival, in Jaipur.

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A performance by Prince Dance Group

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A performance by Prince Dance Group

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Dancers perform during the Carnival parade in the Carrefour district of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

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Prince Dance Group enthralls audience with their performance at Outlook SpeakOut, in Bhubaneswar.

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Dancers from the Dragoes da Real samba school perform on a float during a Carnival parade in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Dancers from the Vai-Vai samba school perform during a carnival parade in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Drummers from the Mocidade Alegre samba school perform during a Carnival parade in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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A dancer from the Aguia de Ouro samba school performs during a Carnival parade in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Dancers from the Gavioes da Fiel samba school perform during a carnival parade in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Dancers from the Mocidade Alegre samba school perform during a Carnival parade in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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A dancer from the Mocidade Alegre samba school performs during a Carnival parade in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Dancers perform the traditional "Diablada" or Dance of the Devils during the Carnival in Oruro, Bolivia.

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Dancers perform the traditional "Diablada" or Dance of the Devils during Carnival in Oruro, Bolivia.

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A dancer from the Imperio de Casa Verde samba school performs on a float during a carnival parade in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Dancers from the Imperio de Casa Verde samba school perform on a float during a carnival parade in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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A traditional folk dance troupe from China performs during the 4th International Festival of Dance & Jazz, in Kolkata.

PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra

A traditional folk dance troupe from China performs during the 4th International Festival of Dance & Jazz, in Kolkata.

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel, front 2nd right, wears a carnival decoration as she attends a dance presentation during the annual reception for carnival clubs from all over Germany at the chancellery in Berlin.

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People dress up in traditional Marathi attire during a procession to commemorate Shivaji Jayanti, in New Delhi.

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A worker watches as Ballet dancers Brandon Brereton and Emily Pohl pose for photos as building works commence at Central School of Ballet's new SE1 premises, following a successful fundraising campaign, in London. The dancers prepared for a photo-call inspired by the 1945 musical Carousel by Rodgers and Hammerstein from the forthcoming Ballet Central 2019 tour.

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Members of the Yimchunger tribe perform during the launch of Republican Party of India (A) Nagaland unit, in Dimapur.

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A member of a dragon dance group carries the head of the dragon during the Chinese Lunar New Year parade in Chinatown in New York.

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Artistes perform a folk dance at the Surajkund International Arts and Crafts Mela 2019, in Faridabad

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Congress party president Rahul Gandhi dances with a group of tribal artistes during an election campaign rally in Lal Dungri village of Valsad district.

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Renowned classical dancer and Rajya Sabha member Sonal Mansingh being feliciated by Assam Governor Prof. Jagdish Mukhi after dance performance in Guwahati.

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Famous Indonesian novelist and drama artist Tara Noesantara performs Wayang Topeng- Indonesian traditional dance during 3rd Brahmaputra Literary Festival, organised by Publication Board Assam and supported by the Assam Government at Sankardev Kalakhetra in Guwahati, Assam.

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Performers take part in a night parade to celebrate Chinese New Year in Hong Kong.

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Performers take part in a night parade to celebrate Chinese New Year in Hong Kong.

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Performers take part in a night parade to celebrate Chinese New Year in Hong Kong.

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A performer takes part in a night parade to celebrate Chinese New Year in Hong Kong.

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Performers take part in a night parade to celebrate Chinese New Year in Hong Kong.

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Performers take part in a night parade to celebrate Chinese New Year in Hong Kong.

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Performers take part in a night parade to celebrate Chinese New Year in Hong Kong.

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Performers take part in a night parade to celebrate Chinese New Year in Hong Kong.

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